Quote for the Day

Speak only when your words are an improvement on silence.

— Quaker proverb

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  1. Profound.

  2. Sounds strikingly similar to the words attributed to St. Francis: ‘Preach the Gospel, and if necessary, use words.’

  3. WordPress will not allow me to leave this space blank.

  4. What is the sound of one blank comment?

  5. What more can I say?

    P.S. If we want the wisdom of the Quakers first-hand, it might not hurt to follow their “centering-down” practice of quietly waiting…

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